MyPage is a personalized page based on your interests.The page is customized to help you to find content that matters you the most.

I'm not curious

Modeling a Theme Park Ride in 3d with Maya (Beginner)

Course Summary

Learn how to utilize various 3d modeling tools and methods in Maya to create a fun theme park ride - a ROLLER COASTER!

  • +

    Course Syllabus

    • Intro
      • General Info - Material Downloads
      • Overview and Introduction
      • Project Setup - Acquire Course Materials
      • Setup Preferences, Hotkeys, Scripts
      • Modeling Workflow - Polygons
      • Modeling Workflow - NURBS
    • Creating the Roller Coaster Track
      • Roller Coaster Concept, Research, Design
      • Create the Practice Track Course
      • Creating the Track Course - Initial Path
      • Track Course - Addendum
      • Adding Height to the Track Path
      • Design Track Look and Feel
      • Create the Track Geometry
      • Adding Banking to Turns
      • Creating Track Support - Geometry
      • Adding the Track Supports
    • Creating the Car
      • Car Overview - Research & Design
      • Creating the Car Geometry - Base
      • Refine the Car Base - Adding Detail (Headlights, Front Plate)
      • Detailing Pt 02 (Pipes, Front Bumper)
      • Detailing Pt 03 (Rivets, Final Details, Mirroring)
      • Creating the Seat Base
      • Adding Seat Details
      • Seat Restraints
      • Wheel Assembly Geometry
      • Putting together the Wheel Assembly
      • Putting the car together and adding to track
    • Creating the Fancy Entrance Sign / Ride Logo
      • Sign Overview - Concept
      • Create Base Sign Backdrop
      • Adding Text + Details
    • BONUS: Creating theme park elements
      • Theme Park Elements Overview
      • Creating a Trash Can
      • Creating a Gate / Pipe-rail
      • Creating a Flag
      • Creating a Turnstile
      • Creating Walkways
      • Creating Simple Foliage
      • Creating a Simple Landscape
    • BONUS: Putting it all together
      • Put it all together - Overview
      • Importing and Placing Elements

Course Fee:
USD 39

Course Type:


Course Status:



1 - 4 hours / week

This course is listed under Development & Implementations and Operating Systems Community

Related Posts:

Attended this course?

Back to Top

Awards & Accolades for MyTechLogy
Winner of
Top 100 Asia
Finalist at SiTF Awards 2014 under the category Best Social & Community Product
Finalist at HR Vendor of the Year 2015 Awards under the category Best Learning Management System
Finalist at HR Vendor of the Year 2015 Awards under the category Best Talent Management Software
Hidden Image Url

Back to Top